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71st Glass Problems Conference. Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings. Volume 32 Issue 1

  • ID: 2181863
  • Book
  • 276 Pages
  • John Wiley and Sons Ltd
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This issue contains a collection of papers presented at the 71st Conference on Glass Problems, October 19–20, 2010 at The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio. Topics include glass melting; glass science, defects; safety; refractories; recycling; controls; and raw materials.
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Foreword ix

Preface xi

Acknowledgments xiii


Recent Developments of Batch and Cullet Preheating in Europe Practical Experiences and Implications 3Philipp Zippe

Oxy–Fuel Conversion Reduces Fuel Consumption in Fiberglass Melting 19John Rossi, Michael Habel, Kevin Lièvre, Xiaoyi He, and Matthew Watson

Solar Glass Melting 33Matthias Lindig

Integrated Air Quality Control System for Float Glass Furnace 39Michael Cheng and Nathan Blanton


Heavy Metal Issues In and Out of Glass 53C. Philip Ross

A Look at the Chemical Strengthening Process: Alkali Aluminosilicate Glasses vs. Soda–Lime Glass 61Sinue Gomez, Matthew J. Dejneka, Adam J. Ellison, and Katherine R. Rossington

Studying Bubble Glass Defects That are Caused by Refractory Materials 67Jiri Ullrich and Erik Muijsenberg

Analysis of Cord and Stones in Glass 81Henry Dimmick, Neal Nichols, and Gary Smay

"Cat Scratch" Cord Dispersal 87Les Gaskell

Tools Used to Improve Operational Safety in Johns Manville Glass Plants 95Noel Camp


Extra Clear Glass Refractory Selection: A Follow Up 107L. Massard, M. Gaubil, and J. Poiret

Refractory Issues and Glass Processing and Preventative Solutions 115Paul Myers

Fuel Savings with High Emissivity Coatings 125Tom Kleeb and Bill Fausey

Regenerator Temperature Modeling for Proper Refractory Selection 137Elias Carrillo and Mathew Wheeler

Thinking Green: Recycling in the Refractory Industry 157Werner Odreitz and Matt Wheeler

Recycling of Post–Consumer Glass: Energy Savings, CO2 Emission Reduction, Effects on Glass Quality and Glass Melting 167Ruud Beerkens, Goos Kers, and Engelbert van Santen

Characterization and Improvement of Gob Delivery SystemsBraden McDermott, Xu Ding, and Jonathan Simon


Model Based Process Control for Glass Furnace Operation 205Piet van Santen, Leo Huisman and Sander van Deelen

Taking Full Benefit of Oxygen Sensors and Automatic Control 215Peter Hemmann

Flue Gas Treatment in the Glass Industry: Dry Process and Calcium–based Sorbents 225Amandine Gambin and Xavier Pettiau

To Wet or Not to Wet That is the Question Part A 235Douglas H. Davis and Christopher J. Hoyle

A Historical Perspective on Silica and the Glass Industry in the USA 249Paul F. Guttmann

Author Index 261

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Charles H. Drummond III
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